PDA Week 2024

Get Ready for PDA Week in Long Beach

The cornerstone of the PDA Week is the reimagined PDA Annual Meeting, which will be complemented with:

  • The new PDA CDMO Partnership Workshop
  • Training courses:
    • PDA 211.3 Quality and Compliance Management for Virtual Companies
    • PDA 529 Technical Report No. 54 Training Course: Foundations of Quality Risk Management
    • PDA 293 Essentials of Contamination Control Strategy Workshop
  • Plenty of activities throughout the week
New This Year
  • Fast-paced lightning talks, facilitated roundtable discussions, and a dedicated PDA concurrent session track
  • Training courses and mini training courses throughout the week
  • Guided poster tours in the energy-filled Exhibit Hall
  • Site visit to Dendreon’s manufacturing facility and a tour of Takeda’s award-winning facility
  • Activities by the Local Host Committee to enhance your Long Beach experience, including a group power walk, group meditation, and group yoga!
  • Opportunity to attend the PDA Awards Dinner celebrating our world-class volunteers

*Tickets required for some activities.

PDA Annual Meeting

25-27 March
Long Beach, CA


PDA CDMO Partnership Workshop

28-29 March
Long Beach, CA


Training Courses

24-25 March and 28 March
Long Beach, CA

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Activities and Networking Opportunities

24-28 March
Long Beach, CA

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Activities and Networking Opportunities

Some activities require a ticket, so make sure to save your spot! Limited spaces are available.

*Tickets required.

  • Awards Dinner – Purchase your ticket to join the celebration of our world-class volunteers.*
  • Documentary: Of Medicine and Miracles – Enjoy the documentary, meet a special guest from the documentary team, and participate in the post-screening discussion.
  • Exhibit Hall – Networking lunches, tech talks, poster presentations, and happy hour
  • Group Meditation – Discover tranquility in this serene early morning gathering.
  • Group Power Walk – Stretch your legs and enjoy fresh air as we explore the local surroundings.
  • Group Yoga – Greet Wednesday with a fresh, focused mindset!
  • Guided Poster Walk in the Exhibit Hall – Hear 3-5 minute "speedy talks” from our poster presenters!
  • Hot Topic Breakfast Roundtables – Start your morning by having hot topic discussions with the subject matter experts! The roundtables are guaranteed to sell out.*
  • Lightning Presentations – Don’t miss these fast-paced presentations which call for storytelling using images.
  • Long Beach Tours – Harbor Boat Tour, Whale Watching and Dolphin Tour, Night Trivia, Evening Dinner Cruise, and Paint and Sip Soirée!*
  • Mini Training Courses – Cleaning and Disinfection*, Environmental Monitoring Sampling – Isolator/RABS Gloves*, Points to Consider for the Aseptic Processing of Sterile Pharmaceutical Products in Isolators*
  • Opening Reception – The perfect way to end Day 1 of the Annual Meeting! Guest tickets available for purchase.
  • Site Visits – Visit the Dendreon and Takeda facilities*

*Tickets required.